The winner of International Indian Film Academy Awards 2017 has been announced. This year, the star-studded event happened at MetLife Stadium in New York. For the first time in eighteen years, IIFA had been organised in the city that never sleeps – New York City.
Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt has won best actor and best actress award for Udta Punjab. While the best film award went to Neerja.
Check out the full winners list.
- Style Icon of the Year: Alia Bhatt
- Woman of the Year: Taapsee Pannu
- Best Music Direction: Pritam for Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
- Best Lyrics: Amitabh Bhattacharya for Channa Mereya
- Best Playback Singer (Male): Amit Mishra for Bulleya
- Best Playback Singer (Female): Kanika Kapoor for ‘Da Da Dasse’ and Tulsi Kumar for ‘Soch Na Sake’
- Best Performance in a Comic Role: Varun Dhawan for Dishoom
- Best Performance in a Negative Role: Jim Sarbh for Neerja
- Best Story: Ayesha Devitre Dhillon and Shakun Batra for Kapoor & Sons
- Best Debutante (Female): Disha Patani for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story
- Best Debutant (Male): Diljit Dosanjh for Udta Punjab
- Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Male): Anupam Kher for MS Dhoni: The Untold Story
- Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Female): Shabana Azmi for Neerja
- Best Performance In a Leading Role (Male): Shahid Kapoor for Udta Punjab
- Best Performance in a Leading Role (Female): Alia Bhatt for Udta Punjab
- Best Picture: Neerja
- Best Director: Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury for Pink